Late payment: challenging 'grossly unfair' terms and practices

Late payment: challenging 'grossly unfair' terms and practices

The 2011 EU Late Payment Directive was passed, and this consultation seeks how best to implement the changes to the law on how to provide business representative bodies with additional powers to challenge grossly unfair contractual terms and practices.

The consultation and ACS' response can be viewed via the links below.

In their submission, ACS supports government action to further highlight the damage that late payments can cause SMEs. ACS also supports proposals to allow business representative bodies to nominate themselves to represent their members in court on late payment issues.


ACS' submission: